24 months
24824 AUD/year
21080 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The Master of Public Health (MPH) program at Australian Catholic University equips graduates with specialised knowledge, understanding and skills in public health to improve and advance population health and well-being.

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The Master of Public Health (MPH) program at Australian Catholic University prepares graduates to practice with a community, national or global focus, and with an ethical, social justice perspective.

ACU’s MPH allows students to develop advanced and specialised knowledge across the discipline of public health, with an emphasis on evidence-based practice, rigorous intellectual inquiry, innovation and thought leadership, and effective communication and advocacy skills.


Approximately half of all Master of Public Health graduates are employed within the health sector, with others finding opportunities within education, government and services sectors in managerial, analytical and program-/project-based roles.

Our graduates have pursued careers in:

  • the health sector
  • education
  • government
  • service sectors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Principles of Public Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Determinants of Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code 089309K

  • a Bachelor degree (or higher) or equivalent; or
  • successfully completed a Graduate Diploma in Public Health;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24824 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24824 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    21080 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21080 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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